Buru is one of the South Maluku (Moluccas) islands, a remote location largely untouched by western influence. Buru island is a perfectly safe place to visit.
Namlea is the largest town in Buru, with a population of 40,000 people.
Daily ferry from Ambon, depart at 5 PM.
Former camp where political prisoners were detained after the failed communist coup in 1960's. The area is located near the peaceful Savanajaya village. Go to the excellent Jiku Merasa beach, which may rival beaches in Bali with its pristine white sand. Go to lake Rana See sunset at Waplau beach Go to Waeura waterfall